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61. Bill Ong Bill Ong 1999 Photo and bio of William Ong, or Bill Ong, "businessman and aviation pioneer" learning to fly "in 1927 at the Bennett Eaglerock Sales Co. Flying School at Richards Field, located in what is now downtown...

62. Bill Ong Bill Ong 1929 Bill Ong posed near an Inland Sport.

63. Bill Ong Bill Ong 1936 Bill Ong and other unidentified men in aviators garb posed before biplane at Richards Field.

64. Biography of Albert Isaac Beach (1883-1939), Mayor of Kansas City (1924-1930) Biography of Albert Isaac Beach (1883-1939), Mayor of Kansas City (1924-1930)

65. Biography of Lou Holland (1878-1960), Advocate of Kansas City Aviation Biography of Lou Holland (1878-1960), Advocate of Kansas City Aviation 1999

66. Biplane Biplane Group portrait of unidentified people in and around biplane.

67. Biplane Biplane Group portrait of unidentified people in and around biplane.

68. Biplane Built in Topeka Biplane Built in Topeka Winter 2008 Short article describing the first successful flight of a Kansas-made airplane on September 2, 1911. The pilot was Albin K. Longren, who along with his brother, E. J. Longren, constructed the biplane they...

69. Blue Skies Blue Skies August//1995 Photo and biographical article about Burton Dole, a pilot and chairman of the "Nellcor/Puritan-Bennett" company with "home-care and aviation branch" in Kansas City.

70. Bureau of Civil Aviation Bureau of Civil Aviation March/14/1922 Article covering regulations for a government-approved "flying field," the term for airports at the time.

71. Business Men's Assurance Co. Building Business Men's Assurance Co. Building circa 1950s Full frontal view of BMA building on Pershing Road with weather beacon on roof. Former Sweeney School for auto, tractor, and aviation.

72. Business Men's Assurance Co. Building Business Men's Assurance Co. Building circa 1930s Full frontal view of BMA building on Pershing Road, the former Sweeney School for auto, tractor, and aviation. Park Hotel is visible in background.

73. Captain W. G. Moore Captain W. G. Moore 1935 Captain W.G. Moore before Inland Sport plane, prior to take off for altitude record.

74. Captain W.G. Moore Captain W.G. Moore 1935 Captain W.G. Moore posed next to a World War I fighter plane at unidentified location.

75. Centennial Program Set Centennial Program Set December/15/1949 Photos, illustrations, and article about the festivities planned for the Kansas City Centennial in 1950, with the dedication of Starlight Theater, "two parades in the downtown area, the pageant, a costume...

76. Change in the Air Change in the Air November 20, 2011 In-depth article discussing the pros and cons about replacing the 40-year old Kansas City International airport's three terminals with one building. Includes illustrations showing revenue passengers from...

77. Charles A. Lindbergh Charles A. Lindbergh Postcard of Charles A. Lindbergh standing beside his airplane, Spirit of St. Louis.

78. City Administration Pushes Airport City Administration Pushes Airport December/18/1928 Article about Municipal Airport, "developing North Kansas City field as ideal air terminal."

79. City's Aviation Industry Is Finally Taking Wing City's Aviation Industry Is Finally Taking Wing July/23/1978 Photo and article about the boom in carriers and general aviation in Kansas City.

80. City's Aviation Industry Is Finally Taking Wing: City, Travel Officials Dream of New Horizons City's Aviation Industry Is Finally Taking Wing: City, Travel Officials Dream of New Horizons July/23/1978 Photos and entire section F on the airport.